This code was used (with minor modifications) to build the game Privateer 2: The Darkening by Electronic Arts. No Privater 2 code is included in this release.
Approval to open source this software
Approval to open source this was given in an email from Jez San, former CEO of Argonaut.
Sam LittlewoodDan PiponiSimon EverettPhilip Pratt
Simon EverettPhilip PrattPatrick BucklandZareh JohannesAnthony SavvaStainless Software Ltd
Technical Reference Manual
Crosbie FitchPhilip Pratt
Tutorial & Installation Guides
Paul AyscoughMitra Faulkner
Neela DassTony RobertsJohn GayJon Wolff
With Thanks to
Pete WarnesMike DayTim GummerVinay GuptaMarcia PettersonJez San
(From the 1996 Technical Reference Manual. More names will be added if they are uncovered)
The open sourcing of this version was done by Scott Hanselman and Foone Turing, with help from an anonymous contributor.
This is released under the MIT license.
Copyright (c) 1995 Argonaut Software Limited
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